Stan R. Mitchell

Biography

Stan R. Mitchell writes action-packed thrillers, which readers have compared to the works of Vince Flynn, Stephen Hunter, and Tom Clancy.

Mitchell earned a journalism degree from the University of Tennessee and spent 10+ years doing relentless, deadline-required writing in the newspaper business.

Prior to college and his days in the newspaper world learning how government works, Mitchell was a former USMC Sergeant, who earned a Combat Action Ribbon in '97 while serving in the infantry with Alpha Co., 1st Battalion, 8th Marines. (Operation Silver Wake.)

Besides this mission into harm's way, his platoon also served as the Covering Force for the elite Marine Force Recon Unit that deployed with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, Special Operations Capable (MEUSOC). In addition to working with Marine Force Recon perfecting Direct Action missions, his platoon had the privilege to operate with the Navy Seals, training at the art of fast roping and ship takedowns.

Mitchell lives in Oak Ridge, Tenn., with his wife Danah, and in his free time, he enjoys writing action thrillers, practicing martial arts, and studying Eastern philosophy.

You can learn more about him at http://stanrmitchell.com.

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Books

Mexican Heat (Nick Woods, No. 2)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Mexican government stands on the verge of complete collapse. A brilliant madman has united the drug cartels into a deadly alliance, and the Mexican President holds a perilous grip on power. America has already sent special forces to deal with this cartel, but that proved a catastrophe. The country needs Nick Woods again, and it needs him now.
Sold Out (Nick Woods, No. 1)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.00)
Author Stan R. Mitchell writes a Marine Sniper/CIA Thriller that shows what happens when free speech slams into the messy realities of national security. This tight, fast-paced novel plunges readers into a deep, dark conspiracy and should delight fans of Vince Flynn, Stephen Hunter, and Tom Clancy.
Little Man, and the Dixon County War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00)
A fearless war veteran, wearing a badge. An evil cattle baron, overseeing a hundred hired guns. They were bound to clash eventually, but the cattle baron has killed an innocent man and abducted the man's wife, setting the stage for a war that will happen on his ground. Now only one question remains: Can Paul "Little Man" Zachary avenge his best friend's death and rescue the kidnapped woman?

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